There are many iconic Christmas symbols that we cannot do without on the day; be it the turkey, dreaded brussels sprouts, the tinsel adorned tree, the Christmas pud or the gathering of family, but what about the classic Christmas Cracker? Surely Christmas wouldn’t be the same without the naff jokes, paper hats and tiny gifts. With this is mind Hero & Leander have selected the best Christmas crackers on the market to get your Christmas dinner started with a literal bang.

Pack Of Six Little Elf Crackers- NOTHS

Pack Of Six Little Elf Crackers- NOTHS

Christmas Elf Crackers

Surprise and delight your family and friends this Christmas with these fun and colourful Elf crackers, embellished with foil, felt scarves and pom poms. Each cracker contains 1 hat, 1 joke and 1 small gift. 6 in a pack.

£17.00

www.notonthehighstreet.com

Meri Meri The Nutcracker Crackers- Selfridges

Meri Meri The Nutcracker Crackers- Selfridges

Meri Meri- The Nutcracker Crackers

Decorate your festive table with these adorable nutcracker inspired crackers from Meri Meri. The pack contains eight crackers with a range of goodies inside that the family will love.

£26.95

www.selfridges.com

10 Mini Crackers- Hotel Chocolat

10 Mini Crackers- Hotel Chocolat

10 Mini Crackers

Hotel Chocolat have created these 10 beautiful mini crackers which would make deliciously stylish table settings, as well as beautiful decorations for your tree. Contains: Dark Dizzy Praline, Billionaire’s Shortbread, Caramel Cheesecake, Pecan Praline and Florentine Isabelle.

£16.00

www.hotelchocolat.com/uk/

Drinks by the Dram Gin Crackers- Harvey Nichols

Drinks by the Dram Gin Crackers- Harvey Nichols

Drinks by the Dram- Gin Christmas Crackers

Something a little special, these grown up Gin Christmas Crackers, from Drinks by the Dram, offer an inspired and original alternative to this conventional festive ritual. Each box contains six crackers with a different 3cl dram miniature bottle, a party hat and an obligatory Christmas joke.

£57.00

www.harveynichols.com

Sprouted Christmas Crackers- Anthropologie

Sprouted Christmas Crackers- Anthropologie

Sprouted Christmas Crackers

This set of six fun Brussels sprout Christmas crackers have just gone on sale today so get in there quick to grab a bargain. Your family and friends will be delighted with the useful gifts tucked inside each cracker including a nutmeg grater, a mini whisk and cookie cutters.

£20.95 (was £35.00)

www.anthropologie.com/uk

Neon Fringe Crackers -NOTHS

Neon Fringe Crackers -NOTHS

Neon Fringe Crackers

Be merry and bright with this box of 6 trendy neon fringe Christmas crackers. Each cracker is embellished with gold glitter wording such as Joyful, Bright, Merry, Happy, Cheerful and Jolly!

£26.00

www.notonthehighstreet.com